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Diverse group of universities form coalition to improve college admission process

Goal is to recast admission process, broaden access, and encourage college-going mindset for all students Penn State is joining a diverse coalition of public and private colleges and universities with the goal of improving the college admission application process for … Continue reading

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Student Post: Summer Internships

This summer, thousands of Penn Staters are completing internships to gain valuable experience that will supplement what they learn in the classroom during the school year. Yari Acquino, one of our Lion Life interns last semester, is interning at a … Continue reading

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Congratulations Penn State Class of 2019!

Ace high school finals, check. Last day of high school – EVER, check. Cap and gown, check. Friends and family cheering when crossing the graduation stage, check. High school diploma, check. Get pumped for Penn State, double triple check. YOU … Continue reading

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Welcoming #psu2019

The months of March and April are some of the most exciting for us here in Undergraduate Admissions as we hear from students who are accepting their offers of admission. We are holding accepted student programs at all of our … Continue reading

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Penn State in Hong Kong

While some Penn Staters spent spring  break on the beach or relaxing at home, a group of students from the College of Communications traveled to Hong Kong as part of an international reporting class. While there, they met with college … Continue reading

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All About New Student Orientation

As we get closer to May 1, more and more students are accepting their offers of admission and beginning the New Student Orientation process. Here’s what you can expect from NSO: When you accept your offer of admission, the NSO … Continue reading

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Attend an accepted student program!

Now that the majority of our admission decisions have been released, it’s time to focus on the next steps on the path to becoming a Penn Stater. We know this is an exciting time for students as they weigh their … Continue reading

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Register now to Spend a Summer Day at Penn State!

The official start of summer is just a few days away and we’re gearing up for Spend a Summer Day, the largest event that Undergraduate Admissions does all year. We will welcome nearly 10,000 visitors to University Park over the … Continue reading

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Happy graduation!

We spend a lot of time talking to high school seniors and their families, which means we’re very aware that the season for high school graduations is upon us. Congratulations, #classof2014. Around the country many of you are celebrating the … Continue reading

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JoAnn’s Update from Latin America

It is hard to believe that the first week meeting students in Latin America is over!  I began in Sao Paulo, Brazil where I visited two schools, Chapel and Graded.  At both stops, my Penn State table had long lines … Continue reading

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